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Uber-science fiction fan Forrest J Ackerman update

14/11/2008. Contributed by Jessica Martin

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Forrest J Ackerman's close friend and caregiver, Joe Moe, has written into to give us an update on the world's greatest living scifi fan.

This is what Joe Moe told us...

Following a long depressing haul, there is some GOOD NEWS.

All of your cards, letters and well-wishes have really caused Forry to rally! The torrent of love flooding the Ackerminimansion has encouraged Forry to fight for his life. I can't predict how much longer we'll have him around. A day? A week? A month? Who knows?

But I CAN tell you we're ... Read Moretaking full advantage of this upturn to really encourage Forry to get stronger and hang around a while more. I am actually feeling hopeful he'll make it to his 92nd birthday on Nov. 24th. Please pass this message on and let everyone know that their tributes, stories and prayers have had a miraculous effect on Forry.

We should all continue to support him (and each other) and enjoy his presence as long as we are able...

Thank you all so much!


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